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Museum of Flight announces Special Hours and Free Admission for Children with Autism and Their Families

Museum of Flight announces Special Hours and Free Admission for Children with Autism and Their Families

. March 19, 2019

SEATTLE – In advance of World Autism Awareness Month, the Museum invites children with autism and their families on Sunday, March 31 for an early opening to visit the exhibits in a sensory-friendly environment, enjoy a special hands-on family activity, and receive 10% off purchases in the Museum Store. The World Wars I and II […]

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Buzz Aldrin’s Moon Spacesuit Gloves and Helmet at the Museum of Flight

Buzz Aldrin’s Moon Spacesuit Gloves and Helmet at the Museum of Flight

. March 16, 2019

TUKWILA, Wash., – The upcoming Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission exhibition took a giant leap closer to its April 13 opening with the installation of Buzz Aldrin’s spacesuit gloves and helmet. The delicate work was accomplished by staff from the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum and The Museum of Flight. Working under subdued […]

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2019 ISAMU NOGUCHI AWARD GOES TO FASHION DESIGNER REI KAWAKUBO

2019 ISAMU NOGUCHI AWARD GOES TO FASHION DESIGNER REI KAWAKUBO

. March 15, 2019

New York, NY — The Noguchi Museum has selected renowned fashion designer Rei Kawakubo as recipient of the 2019 Isamu Noguchi Award, given to individuals who share Isamu Noguchi’s spirit of innovation, global consciousness, and commitment to East/West cultural exchange. Hailed as one of the most brilliant and innovative designers of our time, Rei Kawakubo […]

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Fitchburg Art Museum announces Italian Film Festival

Fitchburg Art Museum announces Italian Film Festival

. March 14, 2019

Join the Fitchburg Art Museum in a celebration of inspiring Italian cinema! From classic to contemporary, these films tackle the complexities of self, home, and human connection through an Italian lens. All films are accompanied by a brief introduction by a Fitchburg State University professor. Films are mostly in Italian with English subtitles. Thursday, March […]

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Museum of Flight Women Fly Program Introduces Students to Aerospace Careers

Museum of Flight Women Fly Program Introduces Students to Aerospace Careers

. March 13, 2019

SEATTLE, March 12, 2019—Over 400 students will attend the Museum’s March 21-22 Women Fly 2019 program for middle school and high school students. The annual program invites students to participate in a day of motivational and career-oriented activities that allow them to meet and learn from professional women working in a variety of aviation and […]

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